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Assistant Environmental Program Director

Applications are being accepted from current state employees, those eligible for reinstatement based on prior permanent competitive service, and candidates on an eligible list for the position. Candidates on the eligible list for the position MUST include the list title and score received in a cover letter.

Assistant Environmental Program Director
Category of
Posting Specific Information
Control Number
Application Due By
Title Assistant Environmental Program Director
Location: City
DEC Region Division/Bureau

$119,698 - $151,228 Effective 04/2018
Work Hours Days
Work Days Mon. - Fri.
Employment Type Permanent Budgeted Item
Appointment Type
Jurisdictional Class Competitive
Bargaining Unit/MC Management/Confidential 06
Minimum Qualifications

Strictly adhered to based on
Civil Service requirements
Minimum Qualifications:

Must have one year of permanent competitive service in a position allocated to SG 31/M4 or above and eligible for transfer pursuant to Section 52.6 of the Civil Service Law.

Preferred Qualifications:

In addition to the minimum qualifications, preferred qualifications include substantial experience in environmental regulation, compliance and law; Preference may be given to candidates with significant experience directly related to DER remedial programs (i.e., managing State Superfund sites, Brownfield sites, Spill Response sites and RCRA Corrective Action sites). Managerial experience must include responsibility for implementation of program goals and objectives within established budgets and supervision or coordination of staff to achieve specific objectives.
Additional Comments
To Apply Qualified candidates should forward a resume and/or Employment Application which clearly indicates how the minimum qualifications are meet and includes the Control Number. If you are applying for more than one posting, you must submit a separate resume or Employment Application for each control number. Send to:

Department of Environmental Conservation
625 Broadway
Albany, New York 12233-5060

Fax: (518) 402-9038


Additional Notes:

If you are on an eligible list for this title, please state that information and your score in a cover letter.

State Employees: If you wish to receive an acknowledgement that your application for this posting was received by the Bureau of Personnel and then receive information on the disposition of the position, please attach two self-addressed stamped envelopes (preferably inter-office or inter-agency) to the application. If you are applying for more than one position, you must included two envelopes for each position.

Some vacancies may be anticipated and may not result in an appointment. Application for any position listed may not result in an interview.